Johannesburg, Tuesday, 6 October 2020 – African breakout artist Manu WorldStar proved he was ready for the world stage with his smash hit offering, Nalingi, and now two years on with his debut offering, MOLIMO, Manu WorldStar is making an impact globally with all eyes on him as the African rising star to watch.
Named Apple Music’s Africa Rising artist for September, Apple Music continues to shine the spotlight on Manu WorldStar as he is featured on their latest Apple Music Stories where he shares the inspiration behind the MOLIMO lead single, Choko – https://itunes.apple.com/za/music-movie/manu-worldstar-on-choko/1533042914
Manu WorldStar’s Choko has also made it onto the highly in demand official UK Afrobeat Chart this past weekend where it was featured as the song of the week, he also performed at the Idols SA Top 10 announcement show this past Sunday, and this week will see the first flighting of his 3 part MOLIMO documentary.
Speaking of Manu WorldStar’s inclusion in the official UK Afrobeat Chart, one of the chart’s hosts, Dania Mavunga shares: “It [the chart] helps us celebrate amazing artists that make African music within the UK and across the African continent. We want to give our African artists their flowers lovingly and publicly!”
“Manu WorldStar’s global trajectory with MOLIMO has been astounding. We’ve put together an incredible body of work and it’s great to see the rest of the world pick it up eagerly and enjoy it as much as we did making it,” expresses Ninel Musson, COO at Vth Season.
You can stream or download Manu WorldStar’s MOLIMO album here: https://sonymusicafrica.lnk.to/MWSM
Make sure to watch Manu WorldStar’s Choko music video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rDs1JWhQVww